Donna Wilson was widely known for her acting on the big screen. She worked in series television while getting her start in acting, including a part on "College Mad House" (1989-1990). She appeared in a number of television specials, including "Young Charlie Chaplin" (PBS, 1988-89) and "Bodyguard" (NBC, 1989-1990). She then appeared in the action picture "Days of Thunder" (1990) with Tom Cruise, "Book of Love" (1991) and the Bruce Willis action film "The Last Boy Scout" (1991). She held additional roles in television including a part on "The Good Life" (NBC, 1993-94). She also appeared in "The Last Seduction" (1994) with Linda Fiorentino. Additionally, she appeared on the television special "The Investigator" (Showtime, 1994-95). Most recently, Wilson worked on the Morgan Freeman dramatic adaptation "Amistad" (1997). Wilson was married to Tony Scott.